It is a district Arab show that is open to all breeds. It's very low key and a perfect show for green horses and riders. This particualar show is pretty good at fairly judging horses based on the breed standards. I'm a QH person so I don't know alot on the rules for showing other breeds. I've surfed and surfed the web but had a hard time finding things. Yesterday I had her (the 12 year old) riding Sierra in a walking horse low port bit (It was my old black horses). She even has her backing now which was a hard one.
I did read in the rules that for kids 12 and under, they can use a snaffle on "any age horse" which means she can ride western with two hands should she choose to. Although with a western bit the horse will neck rein. I really do appreciate all of the help!
One more question... for show, is it just a simple braid near the bridle path with a ribbon for walkers? It's what it looks like in the pictures I've found on the web...
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